PLAYER PROFILE

Jaimee Fourlis

8
AUSTRALIAN
RANKING
336
WTA
RANKING
  • Age17
  • Born17 September 1999
  • LivesMelbourne
  • PlaysRight-handed
  • CoachMark Hlawty and Vinnie Dattoli
“There's a whole bunch of girls, I could name a lot of names who are coming through. And it's really great to see. Honestly it's really good. Hopefully really good for women's tennis.”

— Jaimee Fourlis, 19 Dec 2016

» Fourlis among exciting crop of Aussie female talent

On court

  • In 2011, paired with Aleksa Cveticanin to win the Optus 12s Spring Nationals
  • Was a finalist at the Optus 12s Grasscourt Championships
  • Won the first of three ITF junior circuit titles in 2015 when she triumphed at the Grade 3 event in Bytom, Poland
  • Made her WTA rankings debut on 13 April 2015, at No.930
  • This came not long after reaching the semifinals of the $15,000 ITF in Melbourne as a qualifier
  • Represented Australia in Junior Fed Cup in 2015; the team progressed to the final in Madrid, Spain
  • Cracked the world’s junior top 40 in early 2016
  • As a qualifier, won eight straight matches to storm to her first professional title at the $25,000 ITF tournament in Perth in February 2016

Year-end singles ranking history

2015 934

Titles/Finals

Titles

2016 Perth #1 ITF

Jaimee Fourlis in the news

Five minutes with … Daria Gavrilova
Daria Gavrilova at Melbourne Park; Getty Images
28 February, 2017

Soon to leave for Indian Wells, Daria Gavrilova sat down with tennis.com.au at Melbourne Park's National Tennis Centre to chat about training, her season so far and the rise…
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Biggest movers: Fourlis continues ascent
Jaimee Fourlis in action during the Australian Open 2017 Play-off final at Melbourne Park; Elizabeth Xue Bai
14 February, 2017

Jaimee Fourlis has continued her excellent start to 2017 and is now within striking distance of the world's top 250, while Alex Bolt and Matt Ebden made impressive gains.
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Czech ends Aussie run in Launceston
MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - JANUARY 18:  Jaimee Fourlis of Australia plays a backhand in her second round match against Svetlana Kuznetsova of Russia on day three of the 2017 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 18, 2017 in Melbourne, Australia.  (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)
10 February, 2017

Unheralded Czech Barbora Krejicova has defeated Aussies Kimberly Birrell and Jaimee Fourlis to reach the semifinals of the ITF $60,000 event in Launceston.
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Barty breaks new ground with maiden AO third round
Ashleigh Barty of Australia celebrates winning her second round match against Shelby Rogers.
18 January, 2017

The 20-year-old roared with emotion having completed a stunning 7-5 6-1 triumph over world No.52 Shelby Rogers.
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